'Black in America 2' in Review

The Root and Black Web 2.0 screen and host a panel discussion on CNN's 'Black in America 2.'

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What does being black in America mean today? Does CNN’s ambitious program break the surface in explaining the black experience?

Join The Root staff and readers as we partner with Black Web 2.0 to discuss “Black in America 2” with a panel of young professionals and academics.

The second segment of “Black in America 2” airs tonight from 8 – 10 p.m. Join us immediately after the broadcast to watch our panel discussion and share your thoughts on the show. The Root and Black Web 2.0 begin live streaming at 10 p.m.

Listen as your peers react to the segment and take questions from the audience. Follow us (@therootbuzz) on Twitter or post a comment below to ask the panel a question. Include your city and state when you post, so we can give you a shoutout during the event!

What role does race play in the lives of young Americans? You tell us.

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